It shall be unlawful for any person to operate a food service establishment, mobile food unit, temporary food service establishment, seasonal food service establishment, or retail food store within the County of Union, State of Illinois, who does not possess a valid permit issued to them by the Health Authority. Only a person who complies with the requirements of this Code shall be entitled to receive and retain such a permit. Permits shall not be transferable from one person to another person or place. A valid permit shall be posted in a conspicuous place in every food service establishment in view of the consuming public.
Permits for permanent food service establishments, mobile food units, seasonal food service establishments, and retail food stores shall remain the property of the Health Authority and shall expire on December 31 of the year of the date of issuance or expiration of the permit time period. Permits for temporary food service establishments and temporary retail food stores shall be issued for a period of time not to exceed fourteen (14) days.